Not too far north from the Bay of Islands lies Whangaroa Harbour, it is the resting place of the sailing ship Boyd, which was involved in an incident in 1809, referred to as the Boyd Massacre. The Greenpeace flagship Rainbow Warrior rests nearby at the Cavalli Islands. Now home to reef fishes, it is known world-wide as a spectacular diving spot. more
Whangaroa Harbour provides another opportunity to polish up your deep-sea angling skills. Fishing is a religion around these parts. Whangaroa township is known as 'Marlin Capital' of New Zealand.
The Whangaroa Big Game Fishing Club, situated over the water's edge in the township, has an outstanding display of fishing memorabilia.
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The Green Rabbit is a pitched roof cabin set in an olive grove in the Far North, 5 minutes from Mangonui Village. An elevated bed nook with a large window makes you feel as if you're sleeping amongst nature. Star-gaze at the starry sky at night and wake to watch the sunrise.
Mobile-friendly - Come fishing on Grand Cru: specialising in big game or light tackle fishing charters. Or choose the Ultimate Package by staying on board Grand Cru at the end of each awesome day/s fishing. Available for charter for as many days/nights as you wish to experience. Let us know how we can provide you with the trip of your dreams.
Mobile-friendly - Fully catered, lodge-style accommodation. Located on the East Coast near Whangaroa and the Cavalli Islands with spectacular sea views. A golfers delight: Kauri Cliffs, Carrington and Waitangi. Forestry, farmland, fishing and sea activities. Unwind and enjoy good Kiwi hospitality at Waiwurrie.
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